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Mitt Romney's family celebrates his formal GOP nomination — and more revealing moments on the trail
After Mitt Romney accepted the Republican presidential nomination during the final day of the party's convention in Tampa on Aug. 30, members of his family enjoyed some of the 12,000 balloons that rained down inside the giant arena.
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